Defending his castle

Town of Okotoks Museum & Archives

Defending his Castle

Sidney Bird, who left England in 1916, sits on guard outside his bachelor's tent in Sandstone Coulee west of Okotoks. He worked in the nearby brick factory, an early industry in the Okotoks area. Bird later sent for his fiancée and was married in Okotoks in 1919. Photo courtesy Town of Okotoks Museum & Archives.

Sidney Bird sits on guard outside his bachelor's tent in Sandstone Coulee west of Okotoks.

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